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  1. FILE PHOTO: An ampoule of Dexamethasone is seen in this picture illustration

    Steroid drug purchased for COVID patients in poor countries: UN

    An initial purchase of the steroid dexamethasone, shown to be effective in treating severe or critical COVID-19 patients, will be made for up to ...
  2. 'Things are getting worse,' Ryder told AFP. 'The job crisis is deepening.'

    Global employment crisis deepening, equivalent of 400 million jobs lost: UN

    The coronavirus crisis has taken a much heavier toll on jobs than previously feared, the UN said Tuesday, warning that the situation in the ...
  3. Saudi Arabia's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir and U.S. Special Represent

    Saudi, US officials call for extending UN arms embargo on Iran

    Saudi and U.S. officials on Monday urged the international community to extend a U.N. arms embargo on Iran, saying that letting the ban expire ...
  4. UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet warned that "the shockwaves of annexation will last for

    Israel's annexation plans 'illegal': UN rights chief

    Israel's aim to annex parts of the occupied West Bank was clearly "illegal", the UN's human rights chief said on Monday, warning that the ...
  5. As protests about police violence and racism spread across the United States, pressure mounted on

    UN urges 'moratorium' on facial recognition tech use in protests

    The UN human rights chief called Thursday for a "moratorium" on the use of facial recognition technology during peaceful protests, stressing that ...
  6. UN Secretary-General-designate Antonio Guterres is pressing Israel to give up its plans to annex

    UN, Arab League urge Israel to abandon annexation plans

    The United Nations and the Arab League joined in calling Wednesday for Israel to abandon its plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank.